Dr. and Mrs. Steven Shipon of Philadelphia announce the engagement of their daughter, Hali Shipon, to Seth Besmertnik, son of Paul Besmertnik of Melville, N.Y., and Luci Besmertnik of Quogue, N.Y.
Hali graduated cum laude with a bachelor's degree in dance from Temple University. She works in sales and recruiting in New York City.
Seth earned a bachelor's degree in entrepreneurial management from Baruch College. He is the CEO of LinkExperts based in Manhattan.
Hali is the granddaughter of Hope Bloch and the late Harold Bloch, and Yetta Shipon and the late Moe Shipon. Seth is the grandson of the late Joseph and Blanche Besmertnik, and the late Luci and Vero Dibennedetto.
The couple is planning a September wedding in Philadelphia.